KJV Dictionary Definition: swallow


SWAL'LOW, n. A bird of the genus Hirundo, of many species, among which are the chimney swallow and the martin.


SWAL'LOWED, pp. Taken into the stomach; absorbed; received without scruple; engrossed; wasted; exhausted.


SWAL'LOWER, n. One who swallows; also, a glutton.


SWAL'LOWING, ppr. Taking into the stomach; absorbing; ingulfing; receiving implicitly; engrossing; wasting; exhausting.

SWAL'LOWING, n. The act of taking into the stomach or of absorbing; the act of receiving implicitly; the act of engrossing.